Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: May 9

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the United States and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

05/09/2014


This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the United States and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom.

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the United States and one international deal involving companies from the United Kingdom. Courtesy: Morrissey Goodale

M&A Transactions

5/8/2014

Full-service engineering firm Hatch Mott MacDonald (Iselin, NJ) acquired Coast & Harbor Engineering (Edmonds, WA), which focuses on the protection and restoration of coastlines, the development of port and harbor infrastructure, and navigation-related projects. Link to details

5/7/2014

Leading international design firm Stantec (Edmonton, Canada) signed two letters of intent this week. The first is to acquire SHW Group (Dallas, TX), a nearly 300-person providing architectural, interior design, planning, and engineering services to higher education and K-12 clients. The second letter of intent is to acquire USKH (Anchorage, AK), a 130-person multidiscipline design firm serving public and private sector clients with offices in Alaska, Washington and Montana. Link to details

5/5/2014

Industry leading, employee-owned engineering consulting firm Terracon (Olathe, KS) acquired RGA Environmental (Emeryville, CA), a provider of hazardous materials, industrial hygiene, safety, emergency response, litigation, and environmental construction management services to public and private sector clients. Link to details

5/1/2014

CDi Engineers (Seattle, WA), a provider of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and technology (MEPT) engineering services, has merged with Mazzetti (San Francisco, CA). The combined firm will have 170 employees, placing it among the largest MEPT engineering firms in the country. Link to details

4/28/2014

Mining engineering firms Global Resource Engineering (Centennial, CO) and Lane and Associates (Denver, CO) reached an agreement to merge. The combined firm will be named Global Resource Engineering and be based in Denver. Link to details

5/7/2014

Engineering services firm Engenda Group (Runcorn, UK) acquired Hope Draughting (Widnes, UK), a provider of CAD, modelling, and 3D scanning services. Link to details



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